Thumbs up to the Uni of Wollongong

    A team of Aussie scientists from the University of Wollongong have developed a device that allows a person to control their TV and possibly other home entertainment devices via hand gestures.

    A small box with a camera watches for the movements, and is claiming to be able to filter out some unintended gestures from children or pets.

    For example a simple fist gesture will signal ‘Start’.

    Just don’t play a game of rock-paper-scissors in front of it…

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